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Ten Sri Lanka players, including Lasith Malinga, captain Dimuth Karunaratne and Angelo Mathews, have opted out of their tour of Pakistan due to security concerns.
The team are expected to perform three one-day internationals and 3 Twenty20 matches from 27 September to 9 October.
Players were allowed to decide whether to take part after a safety briefing.
Pakistan haven’t hosted on a Test since gunmen attacked the club bus of Sri Lanka at Lahore.
The strike left two civilians and six security personnel dead, while six players were hurt.
“The meeting was aimed at informing the players about the security arrangements during the coming tour and also to learn their conclusion (possibly participating or not) before the choice of squads for the ODI and T20I string,” that a Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) statement stated.
Kusal Perera niroshan Dickwella, Dhananjaya Silva, Thisara Perera, Akila Dhananjaya, Suranga Lakmal along with Dinesh Chandimal combined T20 skipper Malinga ODI captain Karunaratne and former captain Mathews.
The limited-overs leg of this series had already been brought forward in August following an arrangement between the SLC and Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)along with 2 Tests pushed backwards, with initially been set to occur in October.

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